Friday, 21 December 2007

December Newsletter

The December newsletter has just been released.
It includes information on courses for 2008 with a section devoted to understanding the new mental health modules and information on TIP's role in the ADF's Integrated People Support pilot.
Click here to go to the newsletter

Thursday, 13 December 2007

DVA Fact Sheet Updates

The following DVA Fact Sheets have been updated. To ensure that your Pensions & Welfare Handbooks have the latest information, the existing Fact Sheets should be removed and replaced with copies of the latest version.
Fact Sheets can be accessed and printed from the DVA web site. ( click here )

The Fact Sheets that have been update are:

TIP 01 / DVA 06 / DVA 13 / HSV 61 / DP 07 / MRC 01 / DVA 12

Tuesday, 11 December 2007

Course Nominations

Nominations for 2008 courses are starting to come in and some courses are already beginning to fill. The February VEA Pensions Officer Entry course is one of these.
This is the only PO Entry course being conducted in 2008, so get your nomination in soon if you want to be on the course.

Remember that all nominations need to be endorsed by your ESO to be accepted for entry to a course.

Tuesday, 27 November 2007

2008 Courses Info

The course program for 2008 has been finalised & is now available on the TIP website.
The course program, nomination form and a detailed description of the courses (including prerequisites for each course) can all be viewed & downloaded.
Next year there is a focus on Welfare courses including the new Mental Health modules.

The new look TIP newsletter has also been posted to the website.

Access to the courses info and the newsletter is via the TIP/DVA website or by the links in the "Important Links" section on the right of this page.

Wednesday, 31 October 2007


The latest copy of the CLIK cd is currently being packaged for mailing. Pensions Officers should receive their copy by mid November.
If you do not receive a copy, please contact your ESO or TIP.

Tuesday, 23 October 2007

National Conference

Pam and Tich are both in Sydney for the TIP national conference

Friday, 19 October 2007

Pensions Refresher Course

The Pensions Refresher Course on the 31st of October is still short of nominations.

Tuesday, 16 October 2007

VEA Pensions Refresher Course

A VEA Pensions Refresher course is scheduled to be run on the 31st of October. Based on current numbers it looks like we may have to cancel this course.

Can ESOs check to see who needs to attend a pensions refresher course (VITA requirement is every 3 years) and try to get them on this course.